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Better beans, better coffee, better communities: Planeterra’s Costa Rican Coffee Project

Better beans, better coffee, better communities: Planeterra’s Costa Rican Coffee Project

Jackie Garrity May 8, 2014 4

G Adventures Product Innovation Manager Jackie Garrity writes about her visit to the Planeterra- and IDB-supported Mi Cafecito Coffee tour in Costa Rica. Grab a cuppa joe and read on!

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Your planet in 7 seconds: Costa Rica Tarzan

Your planet in 7 seconds: Costa Rica Tarzan

G Adventures May 6, 2014 0

It don't mean a thing if it ain't got that swing! Follow us along to Costa Rica this week as we take a seven second zip-line through the rainforest

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Your planet in 7 seconds: Catching rays in Belize

Your planet in 7 seconds: Catching rays in Belize

Daniel Sendecki April 29, 2014 2

Got seven seconds? Sure you do. This week we're heading to Belize to catch some rays! Why don't you join us? Bathing suit optional

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Your planet in 7 seconds: Dancing in Haiti’s Streets

Your planet in 7 seconds: Dancing in Haiti’s Streets

Daniel Sendecki April 15, 2014 0

This week, our 'Seven Seconds' series is dancing in the streets—of Haiti. An important part of Haitian life, social dance has been one of the most heavily creolized music forms on the island. Get

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An Insider’s Look at Costa Rica

An Insider’s Look at Costa Rica

Daniel Noll and Audrey Scott April 9, 2014 0

It’s no secret that Costa Rica is a popular destination, particularly for nature enthusiasts and first-time visitors to Central America. But what is Costa Rica all about? Who are the people? And what are

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Top 5 El Salvador Experiences

Top 5 El Salvador Experiences

Leah Griffin March 5, 2014 6

El Salvador is Central America‘s smallest country and often overlooked by travellers looking to explore the region. It is bursting at the seams with amazing culture, landscape and flavours. Here are my top five

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Visual Adventure: Instagramming Costa Rica

Visual Adventure: Instagramming Costa Rica

Jodi Ettenberg February 19, 2014 1

A few months ago, I had the pleasure of spending a full week with my friend and her family when I was given the honour of officiating her wedding in Montezuma, Costa Rica. Coming

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Oaxaca Street Art:  A Revolutionary Expression

Oaxaca Street Art: A Revolutionary Expression

Daniel Noll and Audrey Scott February 6, 2014 2

“We thought about freedom. We broke away from traditional rules and impositions and we found out about the liberating power of art.” - Yeska, an artist member of the Assembly of Revolutionary Artists of

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Your planet in 7 seconds: Costa Rica—Birds, Birds, Birds!

Your planet in 7 seconds: Costa Rica—Birds, Birds, Birds!

G Adventures December 24, 2013 0

Amazing things happen on this big blue planet of ours every day, and when they do, G Adventures is there to capture them. “This is Your Planet in 7 Seconds” is a mini-feature to

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Visual Adventure: Belize

Visual Adventure: Belize

Star Statulevicius December 4, 2013 2

Warm people and warm weather make Belize a perfect spot for travellers looking for a slightly off-the-beaten-path trip in Central America. Our journey took us through the ancient Mayan city of Tikal and on

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